Stunning period home offering 5550 sqft of well-organised accommodation including an extremely versatile self-contained annexe, in the most spectacular setting with duck pond and open views.
The Gables is truly spectacular, built in Edwardian style with stunning Tudor style frontage and attractive chimney stacks. The property is set back from the road via a secure gated driveway. The stunning gardens surround, totalling around two acres. With feature duck pond, planted areas and stunning open views beyond. The setting of this home is spectacular. The quality of presentation is fabulous with stunning original features, leaded windows and high quality fixtures which contribute to creating a unique family home.
The attractive pillared entrance and Tudor style door opens into the inner porch and in turn the impressive entrance hallway. The stunning Oak Staircase is a real statement with a feature open fire place. To the left of the reception hall the sitting room enjoys views onto the gardens and is warmed by a log burner. The office with bespoke fitted cabinetry, also on this side of the house benefits from the same wonderful views with a door accessing outside, a delightful place to work. The drawing room is warmed by a feature open fire and panelled walls, the deep box bay window offers a lovely place to sit and enjoy the view.
The fabulous bespoke country style kitchen is very well equipped with a large range of wall, drawer and base units with high quality integrated appliances to include Neff ovens, microwave ovens, Fischer and Paykel dishwasher drawers. There is a useful breakfast seating bar and sitting area with television as well as a formal dining area. The room is filled with light with French doors onto a stunning terrace area, perfect for alfresco dining. Completing the downstairs accommodation is a wc and the sitting room/ kitchen area of the annexe. The annexe space is extremely versatile. There is the opportunity to incorporate this space into the main house or of course keep it self-contained offering a great space for dependents/ staff or office space.
The first floor accommodation is well organised. The principal bedroom suite has a stunning view, fitted dressing area and en suite bathroom with bath and his and hers sinks. There are three further bedrooms of ample proportion, one with en suite bathroom. Serving the bedrooms is a shower room. There is also a study, this could be changed back into a bedroom and an extremely useful laundry room. There is access to a balcony area where one can enjoy spectacular views of the grounds and beyond. One must note, off bedroom four is a balcony that could link the main house to the annexe should one want to incorporate the bedroom, shower room and dressing area that can be found on the first floor of the annexe into the main house.
Externally the secure electronically controlled gated driveway provides parking for numerous cars. The leisure complex offers an abundance of space. Currently there is a large indoor swimming pool, shower room and gym area with a stunning garden room area- perfect for entertaining. There are three original stables that are currently used as storage. Stunning gardens surround the property with a large range of mature plants, trees and shrubs with feature areas and duck pond. The plot is extremely private with open views beyond. Both the annexe and leisure complex offer extremely versatile living space and could be altered for a multitude of uses or of course kept in this way. The Gables offers fabulous accommodation for families with a great mix of character features and modern day living combined in a captivating setting.
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Truly captivating setting with duck pond, a lovely sight whilst sitting and enjoying breakfast on the south facing terrace!Jamie Carter